Executives of Nintendo Satoru Iwata (President) He became president in 2002 . Satoru used to work at HAL as a programmer and helped create major games such as Kirby's Dream Land . In 1993 , Satoru was promoted as the president of HAL Laboratory. On April 24, 2013 , Iwata announced at the yearend shareholders meeting that he was taking the role of CEO of Nintendo of America , alongside his duties and Global President. Former NoA CEO Tatsumi Kimishima was given the roll of Nintendo Corporate Ltd. Managing Director.
Shigeru Miyamoto (Senior Managing Director) Shigeru Miyamoto is an iconic video game director, producer, artist, designer, and general manager. Born in 1952 on the small town of Sonobe, Japan , he's without a doubt the most prolific, admired, acclaimed, and influential video game developer. Shigeru Miyamoto has created the industry's most lucrative franchises and is credited in a variety of titles that have been lauded by all critics. He has appeared in Time's Top 100 and was rated the greatest video game designer of all time by IGN . His wide encompassing range of video game series that he created include the likes of Mario , Donkey Kong , The Legend of Zelda , Star Fox , Pikmin , F-Zero, Wave Race, Excitebike, Stunt Race FX, Pilot Wings, Space Firebird, Ice Climbers, and Nintendogs among others. Genyo Takeda (Senior Managing Director) Genyo Takeda is a Nintendo employee born in 1949 . The senior managing director at Nintendo and the general manager of Nintendo Integrated Research and Development (previously Nintendo R&D3 ) (Takeda has been a member of the division since 1981 ) was a member of Nintendo since 1970 after he graduated. He largely works on Nintendo hardware, though has assisted in the creation of many quality video games, most from the Famicom era. Shigeru Miyamoto , general manager of Nintendo Entertainment Analysis and Development and Satoru Iwata , president of Nintendo, both agree that Genyo Takeda was Nintendo's first video game designer, having worked on EVR Race , Nintendo's first video game. Tatsumi Kimishima (Managing Director) Tatsumi Kimishima is the Managing Director of Nintendo Co., Ltd. He was the president of Nintendo of America from January 2002 until May 2006, when Reggie Fils-Aime took his place. He was promoted to Managing Director of Nintendo Co., Ltd. on April 2013.
Shigeyuki Takahashi (Director) Mr. Shigeyuki Takahashi has been General Manager of Finance & Administration Division at Nintendo Co. Ltd.,l since June 2013. Mr. Takahashi has been an Executive Vice President of Special Assignment of Nintendo Of America Inc., since November 1, 2007. Mr. Takahashi conducts special research activities and provides perspective to the sales and marketing department using his accumulated knowledge. II. Statement of the Problem a.) Why Nintendo easily lose money and their market shares?
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